BARMING ACTIVE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION

 Chairman Ė Colin Wallsgrove.

 www.Barmara.org.uk

 Issue 160 March 2019


 Our meetings are held on the 4th Friday of the month, the next one

 is on the. 26th April, on this day we will be having our annual ďSpring TeaĒ

 No speaker to entertain you, so a time to socialise.

 The speaker today is Chris Wade who will give a talk on Motor Neuron

 Disease and collect your very generous donation.


 A warm welcome to new Associate Members Jill & Tony Booth, Janet & David

 Eldridge, Anne & Mick Jope and to Joan & Peter Sturgess returning.


 WE NEED YOU.

 First Aider

 Still looking for a First Aider, training is available at a recognised provider

 Paid by Barmara.


 Fancy a go at kurling come along and enjoy good company,a bit of fun, coffee/

 Tea,warm hall and lunch locally if required. Check dates on back page


Activities

We play Petanque on Mondays at the Red Start Pub North Street Barming.

Start time 10am Coffee/tea and lunch is available if required.

Dates. See panel on back page.

Enquires about activities contact John Grognet 687415.

Enjoying a break from playing Petanque, supping tea and coffee at the

Redstart Pub.

If you fancy joining us next month just come along, you will be warmly

welcomed. Itís easy to play, all equipment is supplied as well as expert

tuition? There is no charge and tea/coffee, lunch are all optional.

The Committee would like to point out that there is no distinction

between Members and Associate Members when booking places

for trips or holidays.


TRIPS FOR 2019

 WED 17TH APRIL. A TRIP TO DYMCHURCH TO VISIT A ALPACA FARM,

 THEN ON THE HYTHE RAILWAY TO DUNGENESS, THEN FISH & CHIPS

 AT THE ĎPILOT PUBí PRICE INCLUDING LUNCH £36.

 CONTACT MO 661498. Leave Allington 08.30am, Fant Lane 08.40am

 Beverley Shops 08.50am


 Monday 6th May-----Friday 10th May 2019.

 4 night short break at Warners Littlecote Country House , Berkshire

 Contact Neil Kenwright on 727066 .


 Thursday 16th May Mystery Tour.

 By popular demand a Mystery trip has been arranged to include a 3 course

 Lunch. Price £24.

 Pick up times: Fant Lane 9.00am, Beverley 9.10am, Allington 9.25am.

 Contact Gloria 720515.


 NEW ****

 Wed 19th June A day trip to Brighton £15 Coach Only.

 Contact Mo 661498.


 NEW. ****

 Thursday 25th July.

 A trip has been arranged for a visit to Godinton House and Gardens near

 Ashford where we will be given a guided tour of the House at 2pm and then

 A scrumptious cream tea at 3pm. We can then continue to tour the

 Gardens.

 All inclusive price is £27.50. A picnic lunch is advised. Contact Gloria 720515

 Pickup Fant Lane 10am, Beverley Shops 10.10am, Allington 10.30am.


 NEW ****

 Thur/Fri 21st/22nd

 November. A trip to Thursford to see the best xmas

 show in the country. Stopping at Knightís Hill Hotel, Kings Lynn.

 Cost £190 includes Hotel, Dinner, Full English Breakfast, Show and Coach.

 Contact Mo 661498.


 CHARITY RACE NIGHT SATURDAY 30TH MARCH.

 BARMING VILLAGE HALL 7PM TILL 10PM.

 Price £7.50. Includes Fish & chips and Tea/ Coffee.

 Bring your own other drinks and cutlery if required? 


RAMBLE. Monday 29th April.

Ramble along the river Medway from Wateringbury to Maidstone. Approx

4 miles, easy walking, no stiles.

Catch No 6 bus (Tunbridge Wells) opposite Spice Fusion restaurant at 10am

Various options for lunch if required.

Contact Ken 720476.


Donít forget Annís amble at Tonbridge on Monday 25th March.


Ten Pin Bowling.

The Ten Pin Bowling was attended by eleven members, nine of which

played. David Wood excelled himself with a menís top score of 142.

Marion Gilham won the first game,Tony Brenton won on the third lane with a

score of 119. The other two games were won by Rod Wilson. The Ladies

had Dorothy Tyler in good form with a top score of 94. The other two games

were won by Janet Moore and Maureen Kenwright. This concludes the

winter session of Ten Pin Bowling and we now move on to the Red Start Pub,

North Street, for Petanque. If you have never played before, come along,

all are welcome. The first date is Monday 18th March 10am. Neil Kenwright.



KURLING (JOHN 687415)

TA Centre Boxley Road

10am to 12 noon. Cost £1-50

Friday Dates.

12th April, 17th May, 14th Jun.


PETANQUE. (John 687415)

Redstart Pub, North Street.

Start 10am-12noon. No Cost.

Lunch/Coffee if Required.

Monday Dates.15th April,

27th May, 17th Jun, 15th July,

12th Aug, 16th Sep, 14th Oct.


COFFEE MORNING (Maureen 727066)

Barming Parish Hall

Mondays 10am to 12 noon

1 April, 13th May,



ART GROUP (Sheila 728183)

Barming Parish Hall

10am to 12 noon

Dates, 26th Mar,

2nd Apr, 9th Apr, 30th Apr.


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